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WORKSHOP – Create Your Own Felted Bag with Carol Dobson

Sun 26 February at 10:45 am - 2:30 pm

THE ANNEXE WORKSHOP – Create Your Own Felted Bag with Carol Dobson!
Date: Sunday 26th February 2023
Time: 10:45am arrival for an 11:00am start. End time aproximately 2:30pm
In this workshop you will learn how to create a bag using the wet felting technique. 2 shape options will be available, along with your choice of colours. At the end of the session you will have a one of a kind bag for others to admire.
You will learn how to:
* lay out wool in preparation for felting
* use a resist to create a 3D object
* manipulate merino wool to create a strong, durable fabric
* attach handles
All materials will be supplied, including wool, embellishments, handle and resist material.
The Annexe Pop Up Cafe will be open for morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea!


Sun 26 February
10:45 am - 2:30 pm
Event Category:


The Annexe
30 Williwa Street
Portland, NSW Australia
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Local government area
Visual arts, Craft, Textiles


The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

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